Retro Telephone Clocks

Jonas Merian of Jonas Design takes old Chinese rotary telephones and converts them into attractive desk clocks. They have the clean aesthetic you’d expect from a Swiss designer living in Shanghai. The clocks can be wall mounted too if you desire. Simple idea to reuse something that would otherwise be thrown out …

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iBamboo iPhone Speaker

The iBamboo Speaker is a natural speaker made out of a length of bamboo wood. The natural resonance of the bamboo amplifies the sound of the iPhone without the use of any electricity. It’s eco-friendly! The bamboo is machine cut, then the opening for the iPhone is laser cut and it’s finished …

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Solar Bikini Charges Your iPod

I have a feeling if you wear this bikini, your iPod isn’t the only thing that’s gonna get all charged up. Andrew Schneider created the solar charging bikini a few years back but now he’s got them in production and ready for sale. Each bikini has a series of flexible photovoltaic strips …

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Belkin Surge Protector with Remote Control

At first glance, having a remote for a surge protector seems a bit unnecessary. Most have a switch that’s easy to press if you wanted to turn it off to save energy. But on second thought the Belkin Conserve Switch Surge Protector actually makes total sense because we love to shove our …

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Firewinder Wind Powered LED Light

The Firewinder is a completely wind-powered LED light. This outdoor light has a cool spiral shape with 14 LED lights surrounding it. When the wind blows, it spins and lights up, creating a really cool lighting effect: The light can be held in your hang or hung from a post or wall. …

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Solar Powered Papercraft Bobbleheads

Bobbleheads are awesome but they only bobble for a little while when you doink their heads. The solution is to hire a manservant to continually bonk your bobblehead collection so there is constant bobbling. Or you could get one of these DIY Solar Powered Bobbleheads. Each bobblehead is a papercraft figure that …

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A Drain that Digitally Measures Water Usage

Keeping green and trying to limit your household water consumption is on many environmentalist’s minds these days but how do you know how much water you’re really using? This simple drain from Roca (and I can’t seem to find it on their site, sorry) gives a digital reading showing how much water …

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Binary Low Table is Made of Old Electronics

I wish I could be this creative with all my discarded electronics instead of having them sit in a box in the basement for “one day”. The Binary Low Table by BRC Designs has a surface collage of motherboards, circuit boards, computer chips, led screens and hard drive disks. The table structure …

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